1. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  2. protozoal infection any infection caused by a protozoan
  3. viral infection infection by a virus that is pathogenic to humans
  4. throat infection an infection of the oral pharynx and tonsils by streptococcus
  5. focal infection bacterial infection limited to a specific organ or region especially one causing symptoms elsewhere
  6. myocardial infarction destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle
  7. epidural injection injection of an anesthetic substance into the epidural space of the spinal cord in order to produce epidural anesthesia
  8. cross infection an infection that is acquired at a hospital or other healthcare facility
  9. natural selection a process in which organisms evolve to adapt to environment
  10. bacterial toxin any endotoxin or exotoxin formed in or elaborated by bacterial cells
  11. conviction an unshakable belief in something without need for proof
  12. actual eviction the physical ouster of a tenant from the leased premises
  13. nonsocial infection an infection that is acquired at a hospital or other healthcare facility
  14. bacteria genus a genus of bacteria
  15. bacteria species a species of bacteria
  16. cartilaginification abnormal formation of cartilage from other tissues
  17. transactions a written account of what transpired at a meeting
  18. fungal infection an inflammatory condition caused by a fungus
  19. tapeworm infection intestinal infection by a species of parasitic tapeworm
  20. petrifaction the process of turning some plant material into stone